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  • Notated Music

    Quintetto N. 29

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([47] p.) ; 23 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. Title from caption. In title, "24" crossed out and replaced by "29." "No. 2" added next to title in a later hand. Published: Wien : Artaria, 1789. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1787

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    In te spero, o sposo amato

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([2] p.) ; 23 x 30 cm. | Holograph, in ink. For voice and continuo; words from Metastasio's Demofoonte. Title from 1st words of text. At end: Note of Carlo Mozart presenting this manuscript to Natalia Frassini Eschborn on March 27, 1857 in Milano. Published: Wiesbaden : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1955. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection ...

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Metastasio, Pietro - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1782

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    Yankee doodle

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. T. Gordon - Gordon, S. T.
    • Date: 1861

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    It's Showtime! Sheet Music from Stage and Screen

    A database of over 18,000 shows and productions dating from the 1690s to the present, containing more than 67,000 songs. These pieces come from all over the world and cover every conceivable topic, portraying the culture and history of their time and place in unique and valuable ways. Cover from "A Pretty Girl is ...

    • Date: 1690

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    Gran partitta

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (91 p.) ; 23 x 32 cm. | del sigr. Wolfgang Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink; caption title, composer's name, and other ms. notations supplied in another hand in caption. For 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 basset horns, 4 horns, 2 bassoons, and contrabassoon. Published: Wien : Bureau d'arts et d'industrie, 1803. In the Gertrude Clarke ...

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1781

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    The Suffolk harmony consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and anthems

    print | 1 score ([2], 56, 8, 8 p.) ; 12 x 21 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "An anthem for Easter": p. 1-8 (3rd group); "An anthem. Psalm 127": p. 1-8 (4th group). RISM, a/I/1, B 2654 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Engraved and Printed by J. Norman, for the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1786

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    The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    See and Hear American History Through Song "Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing." – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay Work (1884) Listen to the changes in the "Star Spangled Banner" as played by different bands in different eras. Look at the ways in ...

    • Date: 1581

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    The Anacreontic song

    sheet music | 2 p., 9 1/4 x 13 in. | This is likely the 3rd issue from after 1782. "As sung at the Crown and Anchor Tavern in the Strand." Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Longman and Broderip - [smith, John Stafford] - Tomlinson, Ralph
    • Date: 178?

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    America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets

    Contains 4291 song sheets. Included among these American songs are ninety-seven British song sheets from Dublin and London. The collection spans the period from the turn of the nineteenth century to the 1880s, although a majority of the song sheets were published during the height of the craze, from the 1850s to the 1870s. Held by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1999

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    The psalm-singer's amusement containing a number of fuging pieces and anthems

    print | 1 score (104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2653 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1781

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    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (15, 104 p.) ; 11 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2651 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Russell, Pr. - Billings, William
    • Date: 1781

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    Sonata

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([9] p.), bound ; 25 x 34 cm. | Holograph. For violin and "cembalo." Caption title. "No 9." In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Published: Wien : Artaria, 1781 (as op. 2, no. 5). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1781

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    Selections

    sheet music | 36 p. of ms. music ; 24 x 31 cm. | Title from slipcase spine. In ink, in the hand of Francis Hopkinson. Songs, vocal duets, harpsichord music, and one violin duet. Composed by Hopkinson and various other composers, chiefly James Bremner. The vocal music with ground bass, in part figured. "To tune the harpsichord--FH"--Tipped in page. English words. acquire 1 ...

    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis - Marian S. Carson Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 178?

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    Quintette pour le clavecin ou pianoforte, violon, 2 violes è violoncelle. Catalog Record Only

    • Contributor: Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
    • Date: 1786
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    Un quatuor pour le clavecin ou piano-forte

    print | 4 parts ; 24 x 33 cm. | composé par Mozard. (Statement Of Responsibility). Parts for violin, viola and violoncello supplied in ms. Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schott - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
    • Date: 1788
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    Trois trio concertans pour deux violons et violoncelle, oeuvre 47e. Catalog Record Only

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph
    • Date: 1787
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    Church sonata in C major : manuscript in the hand of Leopold Mozart, 1782?

    print | 1 ms. part (2 leaves) ; 3 x 18.5 cm | Manuscript in the hand of Leopold Mozart of the first ten measures (measures 9 and 10 are crossed out) of the first violin part of a church sonata for 2 violins and organ in C major. Above measure 1: "W. A. Mozarts Hand." With unidentified music on the versos, probably in ...

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Mozart, Leopold - Fuchs, Aloys - Accademia Filarmonica DI Bologna - Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (pierpont Morgan Library)
    • Date: 1782
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    In the prattling hours of youth : a favourite song, sung by Mrs. Bannister in The summer amusement / Catalog Record Only

    For voice and unfigured bass; part for German flute or guitar, with words. Title from caption. Words by Miles Peter Andrews and William Augustus Miles. RISM, A/I/1, A 2366

    • Contributor: Arnold, Samuel
    • Date: 1780
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    The favorite songs sung at the Royal Circus, in Clump & Cudden / Catalog Record Only

    For voice and unfigured bass; the 1st and 2nd songs include a part "for the Ger. flute"; the 4th includes a part "for the Ger. flute or guittar." Words by the composer. RISM, A/I/2, D 2354

    • Contributor: Dibdin, Charles
    • Date: 1785
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    The Maid of the Mill : A favorite Dialogue sung by Mrs. Kennedy & Mrs. Martyr in the Musical Entertainment of Rosina / Catalog Record Only

    Accompaniment arranged for keyboard, with interlinear words. Title from caption. Composer's name in cursive. "Entered at Stationer's Hall"--Caption. Parts on page 4: "German flute" and "Guittar." Staff notation.

    • Contributor: Shield, William
    • Date: 1783
  • Notated Music

    A collection of Strathspey reels, with a bass for the violoncello or harpischord Catalog Record Only

    • Contributor: Gow, Niel
    • Date: 1784
  • Notated Music

    Quatuor a deux violons, alto, et violon-celle. Catalog Record Only

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
    • Date: 1786
  • Notated Music

    Samml[ung] von Arien. Hertz liebste Gräfin : Arietta aus der Oper Die beiden Antons / Catalog Record Only

    Opera aria from Der dumme Gärtner aus dem Gebirge, oder Die zween Anton; arr. for voice and harpsichord. German words also printed on p. [4]. Cover title. Libretto by E. Schikaneder; music in collaboration with F.X. Gerl. Stamped Müller's Leih. Bibl. Nos. 195753, 607, 66 penciled on cover. No. 316236 stamped on p. [1]. RISM, A/I/7, S 1253 With: Dumme Gärtner aus dem Gebirge. ...

    • Contributor: Schack, Benedikt
    • Date: 1789
  • Notated Music

    Sinfonia con violini, oboes, viola, corni, fagotto e basso, no 17 : originale / Catalog Record Only

    Holograph. Caption title.

    • Contributor: Brunetti, Gaetano
    • Date: 1789
  • Notated Music

    Antiphonier du diocèse de Chartres. Partie d'hiver : contenant l'office des dimanches, les premières & secondes vêpres des fêtes solemnelles-mineures & au-dessus, les matines, laudes & nones des fêtes annuelles & solemnelles ... Catalog Record Only

    Latin words; headings and directions in French. Unacc. melodies. YA number (YA 3482) from NUC pre-1956. NUC pre-1956, NC 0214136 LC copy inscriptions in preliminaries: Ex libris Vivien; Ouellard [?]; Vassar [?]. Formerly part of the YA collection: YA 3482; also called YA [date] i.e. YA 1784. vj01 2002-03-04.

    • Contributor: Catholic Church
    • Date: 1784